OVERVIEW

Prepare for the classroom to come to life on this Science in Puerto Rico tour! Visit Old San Juan’s famous forts, study the wildlife at El Yunque National Park (the only tropical rain forest in the U.S.), experience the crystal blue waters up close on a Catamaran Cruise, and learn about Ponce’s cultural and scientific history. In addition, your group will have the opportunity to participate in ministry days where they will spend time with the kids at the local orphanage or participate in light construction projects. Combining science, service, and scenery, this experience will be one to remember!

ITINERARY

DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY

  • Arrive and meet  your JE Tour Director at the San Juan airport – transfer to your hotel
  • Visit local beaches (if time allows, depending on flight schedule)
  • Dinner at a local restaurant
  • Devotions at hotel

DAY 2: RAIN FOREST / OLD SAN JUAN TOUR

  • Breakfast / Devotions
  • Travel to the only Tropical Rainforest in the US National Forest System – El Yunque!
    • The rainforest is home to more than 240 species of plants and wildlife, waterfalls, streams and hiking trails leading to enticing locations. Learn about what God has placed at this amazing Caribbean island to show His glory.
  • Visit the Art Gallery
  • Hike and refresh at La Mina waterfall
  • Visit Yokahu Observation Tower for a unique view!
  • Lunch
  • Old San Juan walking tour:
    • Visit El Morro & San Cristobal Castles (entrance included) – visit most famous squares
    • Shopping
  • Dinner

DAY 3: CAMUY CAVES  / ARECIBO TELESCOPE / PONCE

  • Breakfast / Devotions
  • Camuy caves tour – the third largest cave system in the world
  • Visit Cueva Ventanas
  • Lunch
  • Arecibo Telescope tour – a remarkable opportunity to learn about God’s Universe
  • Walking tour in the historical City of Ponce (Parque Las Bombas)
  • Back to hotel

DAY 4: FULL MINISTRY DAY         

  • Breakfast / Devotions
  • Full day of ministry with JE’s local partners. Time to give back & share the love God has showed us.
  • Lunch
  • Return to hotel
  • Dinner

DAY 5: CULEBRA ISLAND / SNORKEL DAY

  • Breakfast / Devotions
  • Transfer to El Rey Marina
  • Catamaran Cruise
  • Snorkel activity
  • Culebra Island / Flamenco Beach (lunch included)
  • At sunset, participate in a bioluminescent kayak activity on a lagoon filled with billions of bioluminescent organisms
  • Transfer back to Isla Verde
  • Dinner

DAY 6: TRAVEL DAY

  • Breakfast
  • Depart to airport

MEDIA

WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?

Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.

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